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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Raisin Reserve: On the Way Out?

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Friday, September 27, 2013

For many years I have used the California raisin market as an illustration of the effects of government intervention, even dressing up as a California raisin and dancing, as in the famous advertise...

Analysis and Commentary

Have Californians Prospered Since Brown Took Office?

by Bill Whalenvia Sacramento Bee
Friday, September 27, 2013

In his bid for re-election, Gov. Jerry Brown will make the case that Californians are better off since he took office, but will that be the case?

Analysis and Commentary

The Path to Peace in the Holy Land

by Peter Berkowitzvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, September 27, 2013
 
Analysis and Commentary

The Libertarian Podcast: The Libertarian in Europe

with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Friday, September 27, 2013

Listen to The Libertarian in Europe by Hoover Institution: Richard Epstein looks at the state of liberty in Europe and considers its political and economic differences with the United States. | Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio.

Analysis and Commentary

Merkel's Awful Election Blunder

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Thursday, September 26, 2013

As Merkel goes about the difficult business of wooing reluctant coalition partners, the magnitude of her blunder will become apparent to the German and world press.

Analysis and Commentary

Zegart Joins Scholars at NSA for Rare Briefing on Spy Agency's Woes

with Amy Zegartvia Center for International Security And Cooperation (CISAC)
Thursday, September 26, 2013

CISAC Co-Director Amy Zegart joins other intelligence scholars for a rare briefing with high-ranking NSA officials to discuss the spy agency's policies and plummeting public trust.

Interviews
Interviews

Bill Whalen on Opinion Journal

with Bill Whalenvia Wall Street Journal Live
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Interviews

Abbas Milani on Forum with Michael Krasny (1:58)

with Abbas Milanivia Forum with Michael Krasny (KQED)
Thursday, September 26, 2013

Iran's new president, Hassan Rouhani delivered a message of tolerance to the United Nations this week. He said the United States and Iran can 'manage our difference' and that 'peace is within reach,' while calling the sanctions against his country over its nuclear program a form of violence. We discuss the possibilities for diplomacy with President Rouhani and the nuclear future of Iran.

Interviews

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show (10:12)

with Henry I. Millervia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, September 26, 2013

Guests: Reza Kahlili, author, A Time to Betray. Henry I Miller, M.D., Hoover & Forbes.com. Sam Grobart, Bloomberg Businessweek. Matthew Boyle, Bloomberg.